7 / FORMAL METHODS AND SCIENCE IN PHILOSOPHY III


11 – 13 April 2019   print this page

Conference organizers:

Gianfranco Basti, Pontifical Lateran University, Vatican City

Grzegorz Bugajak, Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University, Warsaw, Poland

Filip Grgić, Institute of Philosophy, Zagreb, Croatia

Srećko Kovač, Institute of Philosophy, Zagreb, Croatia

Kordula Świętorzecka, Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University, Warsaw, Poland


Conference description:

The general subject of the conference are problems of philosophical ontology, epistemology, philosophy of science, and philosophy of mind that are formulated or solved using formal methods (as defined in logic, mathematics, formal linguistics, theoretical computer science, information science, AI) and/or with references to the results of natural and social sciences.

The following special topics will be addressed:

- use of formal methods in philosophy,

- philosophical analysis of scientific notions (natural law, matter, change, cause, chance, time, space, uncertainty, quantum phenomena, probability, etc.),

- philosophical analysis of scientific methods (formalisms, rationality, values, norms, etc.),

- the role and use of scientific notions and methods in philosophy (formal systems in philosophy, critical analysis, systematic philosophy, etc.).

The programme doesn't offer ECTS credits.